Frazier defeated in Cheyenne River Sioux election

Harold Frazier has been defeated as chairman of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of South Dakota.

The official canvas of the November 7 election showed Joseph Brings Plenty with 1,592 votes. Frazier only had 919.

The results are a reversal of the tribe's primary when Frazier received the most votes and Brings Plenty came in second. A recount had to be conducted.

Get the Story:
Tribe elects new chairman (The Rapid City Journal 11/27)

Relevant Links:
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe - http://www.sioux.org

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Recount changes results of Cheyenne River election (09/07)
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